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Can you please explain the argument made by the person in this letter attached.

Can you please explain the argument made by the person in this letter attached. Mid-year number continue to pressure us from all sides in spite of last year's tremendous cost-cutting sacrifice of nearly 500 employees and revamping of our support chain management system, which cut costs by almost 15%. Project revenues continue

Moral Reasoning, Critical and Strategic Thinking, Assumptions

Can you please describe the assumptions that you see in the following attached document by Pat? Progress Report; TO:AcuScan Management From: Pat AcuScan created the retinal scanning security marketplace with the cutting-edge technology of the iScanner. But today, ten year later, AcuScan is barely sustaining 40% of the

Crtitical thinking

How do you apply fallacies to any situation? How do you apply fallacies for myself.

Strategic Alternatives and Recommended Strategies

**Please see attachment for case study. Strategic Alternatives and Recommended Strategy: A. Strategic Alternatives 1. Can the current or revised objectives be met by the simple, more careful implementing of those strategies presently in use (for example, fine-tuning the strategies)? 2. What are the major feasible altern

The demand for subassembly S is 100 units in week 7. Each unit of S requires 1 unit of T and 2 units of U. Each unit of T requires 1 unit of V, 2 units of W, and 1 unit of X. Finally, each unit of U requires 2 units of Y and 3 units of Z. One firm manufactures all items. It takes 2 weeks to make S, 1 week to make T, 2 weeks to make U, 2 weeks to make V, 3 weeks to make W, 1 week to make X, 2 weeks to make Y, and 1 week to make Z

The demand for subassembly S is 100 units in week 7. Each unit of S requires 1 unit of T and 2 units of U. Each unit of T requires 1 unit of V, 2 units of W, and 1 unit of X. Finally, each unit of U requires 2 units of Y and 3 units of Z. One firm manufactures all items. It takes 2 weeks to make S, 1 week to make T, 2 weeks

Evaluate Research Report

The purpose of this group project is to examine and critically evaluate a research paper in the area of strategy and strategic management. Identify a research paper on strategy, strategic planning, and/or strategic management for evaluation. 1.Is there any missing information? 2.Does the research and data come from reput

Heuristics or Bias in Social Behavior and Cognition

Your employer, It's Electric, an electrical fixtures supply company has decided to purchase company cars for all of the sales staff. You have been asked to select the line of automobiles that should be purchased. You have decided that on grounds of economy and longevity you want to purchase one of those solid, stalwart, middle-c

I need help to answer the question in a format of making a proposal

Walreds, a convenient store company and your employer, has been growing rapidly over the past two years. As a result of this rapid growth there have been a lot of promotions from within the organization. This has led to a large number of individuals being promoted to manager positions with no previous supervisor experience.

Policy to Strategy Analysis

I just started work for a company and have been asked to review how corporate policy relates to business strategy implemented at the business unit level. I am a political science major with some statistics but don't have a good grasp of how to approach this. The attached Excel file displays the results of a survey completed

Activities following a node

Activities following a node a. can begin as soon as any activity preceding the node has been completed. b. have an earliest start time equal to the largest of the earliest finish times for all activities entering the node. c. have a latest start time equal to the largest of the earliest finish times for all activities

Operation Management

Standard Manufacturing Corporation (SMC) buys sheet metal from a dedicated supplier for use in its operations. On average, SMC uses 100 square yards (a square yard of metal is commonly referred to as simply a yard) of sheet metal per day. The cost of placing an order for sheet metal is $100. The sheet metal costs $1.50 per yard.

Operation Management

(Use this information for the following to questions) A manufacturing plant needs to acquire a new type of part for use in assembling its primary end-item product. It has three options for acquiring the part: it can buy the part from an outside vendor, or manufacture it in-house on one of two different machines it can buy. The

Spreadsheet simulation using Excel

The owner of Carlo's Computers is planning a 7-day promotion (Sunday-Saturday) to launch a new PC called "PCLink1000." *The shop owner is pricing these PC's at $675 each, and he buys them for $425 each. *He must buy in bundles of 25 sets. *At the end of the promotion, the distributor will buy any unsold PC's back for $350 each.

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The solutions worked fine and I was able to extrapolate using the work you assisted me on and correctly prepare responses to other requirements. It is a lot easier to understand when you have an approved solution to refer back to. Based on the original spreadsheet I need solutions to the following additional questions: M

Intro to Business

A skimming pricing strategy is designed to: a. allow lower income househods the ability to purchase a particular good or service b. drive competitors out of business in order to acieve a monopoly position in the market. c. Create an exclusive, global image for a company's products. d. Price the product high in order to

2423-strategy

Generico has been manufacturing videotapes since 1982. The 3-hour VHS format is by far the largest component of their product mix. Historical demand for these items since 1992 is listed below <data attached>. Don Wirtz, general managing partner of Generico is concerned about the state of the current market for VHS format t

Business Research Methods Problem

Suppose that a business researcher is attempting to estimate the amount that members of a target segment spend annually on detergent and wants to use a Z-value of 1.96. If past research studies with this target market segment have shown that the standard deviation for this type of study was approximately $3.12, approximately wha

Portfolio problem

On the basis of a one factor model, consider a portfolio of two securities with the following characteristics : Security Factor Sensitivity Nonfactor risk proportion A .20 49 .40 B 3.50 100 .60 A) If the standard deviation of the factor is 15% , w

Production Planning/needs to be solved as a 4-week model as a Mixed Integer LP

A certain production line makes two products. Relevant data has been collected as indicated below. total time available (for production & setup) each week is 80 hours. The firm has no inventory of either product at the start of week 1 and no inventory is allowed at the end of week 4. The cost of carrying a unit of inventory fr